Staff
Our team is dedicated to the advancement of the IARS mission. We are committed to providing our members and the field as a whole with the best educational materials, access to professional networking opportunities, and support for research. Please reach out to the appropriate department with any questions you may have!

Vivian Abalama, CAE, IOM
Managed Societies Director

Julie Bradaric
Operations Director

Tricia Brazil
Program Director
Research Awards
SmartTots Initiative

Thomas A. Cooper
Executive Director

Jeanette Esau
Online Managing Editor

Kristin Howard, CMP, HMCC
Meetings and Education Manager

Kristina Manansala
Meetings and Education Coordinator

Jason Pointe
Publications Director

Meghan Whitbeck
Meetings and Education Director

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The IARS contributes more than $1 million each year to fund important anesthesia research. Your donation will help support innovative and forward-thinking anesthesia research and education initiatives, all of which are designed to benefit patient care. You can feel good knowing that 100% of your donation is directly allocated to research.